The editorial staff of Franceinfo.fr on strike on the day of the Republicans’ debate

To the editorial staff of Franceinfo.fr, when it was launched in 2016. MIGUEL MEDINA / AFP The movement is not likely to go unnoticed. At least in the eyes of the president of France Televisions, Delphine Ernotte. The editorial staff of Franceinfo.fr has planned to go on strike on Tuesday, November 30. The movement, whose … Read more

In Guadeloupe, the “general strike” struggles to mobilize a large part of the population

Health professionals from the Pointe-à-Pitre University Hospital, suspended from their duties for refusing to be vaccinated against Covid-19, occupy the entrance of the hospital on November 23, 2021. OLIVIER LABAN MATTEI / MYOP FOR “THE WORLD” The call for a ” general strike “ to protest against the vaccination obligation of caregivers and the health … Read more

the inter-union at the origin of the general strike calls for the lifting of the roadblocks

A burnt out car blocks a road in Fort-de-France, Martinique, on November 23, 2021. LOÏC VENANCE / AFP In Martinique, the inter-union at the origin of the general strike launched on Monday is trying to calm the situation. The inter-union “Met and analyzed the situation, and taking into account […] from what we have seen … Read more

after seven days of strike in Guadeloupe, the anger does not abate

Charred vehicles block access to the Perrin roundabout, in Abymes (Guadeloupe), on the axis between Pointe-à-Pitre and Morne-à-l’eau, on November 21, 2021. OLIVIER LABAN MATTEI FOR “THE WORLD” The gendarmerie helicopter flies over the Perrin roundabout, in the town of Abymes, north of the Guadeloupe agglomeration of Pointe-à-Pitre. It is barely 7 a.m., Sunday, November … Read more

In Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili stops hunger strike after fifty days

Portrait of Mikheil Saakashvili, President of Georgia from 2004 to 2013, at a rally calling for his release from prison, in Tbilisi, Georgia on October 14, 2021. IRAKLI GEDENIDZE / REUTERS Former Georgian president and opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili on Saturday, November 20 ended a fifty-day hunger strike in detention, after being transferred to a … Read more

Anaïs Vogel and Ludovic Holbein suspend a hunger strike of more than a month in support of migrants in Calais

Anaïs Vogel and Ludovic Holbein, hunger strikers in support of migrants in Calais, address the crowd during a rally, on November 13, 2021, in Calais. FRANCOIS LO PRESTI v AFP The two activists from Calais who had been on hunger strike since October 11 in support of migrants announced on Wednesday November 17 the end … Read more

restaurant owners strike in Greece, vaccination booster campaign in Cyprus

Demonstration of restaurateurs in Athens, November 16, 2021. ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS / REUTERS The Covid-19 pandemic has killed more than 5.1 million people worldwide since the end of December 2019, according to a report established by the France-Press Agencies from official sources, Tuesday, November 16 at midday. The United States is the country with the most … Read more

In the United States, a prosperity strike at Kellogg’s

Kellogg’s workers on strike in Battle Creek, Michigan, Tuesday, October 26. ALYSSA KEOWN / AP In the heart of Amish country, Pennsylvania, with its red farms and long grain elevators, stands a Kellogg’s factory, maker of breakfast cereals. Tom Roberts, 57, holds a picket line with a dozen comrades in front of one of the … Read more

Netflix employee strike and protest near its headquarters following a Dave Chappelle special with comments against trans people

Published: 21 oct 2021 01:27 GMT The monologue ‘The Closer’, which premiered on October 5, contained jokes that sparked outrage from the LGBTQ community. Approximately 100 people gathered this Wednesday near the Netflix headquarters in Los Angeles to support the strike by a group of employees of the streaming company, caused by a special by … Read more

Call to strike at Netflix, divided on comedian Dave Chappelle and his jokes deemed transphobic and homophobic

Dave Chappelle in New York City, January 28, 2018. CHARLES SYKES/INVISION/AP For Netflix, the situation is unprecedented: several dozen employees called on their colleagues to go on strike, Wednesday, October 20, to demand the stopping of the broadcasting of the one-on-stage by American comedian Dave Chappelle, entitled The Closer and uploaded to the streaming platform … Read more